How to Test an Electronic Ignition?

Answer Electronic ignitions, such as those used on a motorcycle and snowmobile, start the engine with the press of a button on the dash. However, these recreational vehicles may also have a pull start tha... Read More »

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How do I Test an Electronic Ignition Coil?

Your vehicle's spark plugs are ignited via a magnetic current that is generated by the ignition coil pack. The ignition coil pack usually consists of two cylinders of copper wire, which discharge a... Read More »

How to Test an Electronic Ignition Control Module?

An ignition control module takes the signal from the pick-up coil or hall-effect sensor and triggers the coil based on that signal. Some modules also trigger injectors and control timing as well.

IHC Electronic Ignition Conversions?

The International Harvester Corporation (IHC) manufactured a variety of farm equipment and trucks until it was bought by Tenneco in 1980. Electronic ignition was not widely available when the engin... Read More »

How to Make an Electronic Ignition?

An electronic ignition system is meant to solve common ignition problems in cars and other machines when they stop running. It can carry an increased current that is needed to produce higher system... Read More »